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Cote d’Ivoire: A “Chocolate Revolution” Or War For Oil?

Cote d’Ivoire: A “Chocolate Revolution” Or War For Oil?

By | February 23, 2011 at 5:04 pm | One comment

By Nana Akyea Mensah, The Odikro. A Rejoinder: Cote d'Ivoire needs a chocolate revolution, byGabby Asare Otchere-Darko, Ghanaian Chronicle, Opinion | Fri, 04 Feb 2011 "The world can take a firmer decision on cocoa exports to gradually but speedily deny Gbagbo the oxygen of...

Posted in: Africa, International Solidarity, News, North America, Situational Awareness

“The Class Struggle Is Colourless!”

“The Class Struggle Is Colourless!”

By | February 23, 2011 at 10:48 am | One comment

BLACK HISTORY MEANS HEROIC FIGHTBACK African Americans & the struggle for socialism, 1901-1925 By Abayomi Azikiwe Editor, Pan-African News Wire Published Feb 19, 2011 9:12 AM In 1901 the Socialist Party of America, after much ideological and political struggle,...

Posted in: Africa, International Solidarity, News, North America, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives

Anti-Government Protests Hit Djibouti, Only Base Of U.S. Africom in Africa

Anti-Government Protests Hit Djibouti, Only Base Of U.S. Africom in Africa

By | February 22, 2011 at 11:58 am | No comments

These are earlier protests in Djibouti. There is at least one death reported from recent protests. Read more about this on All-Voices.com Note: Third Party Websites The Website may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by Pan-Africanist...

Posted in: Africa, International Solidarity, News

“Iran, the Green Movement and the USA”

“Iran, the Green Movement and the USA”

By | February 21, 2011 at 10:53 pm | No comments

"Iran, the Green Movement and the USA": Hamid Dabashi On the Future of the Iranian Pro-Democracy Movement "I think the ability of the people, the democratic will of the people to generate and sustain information and globalize it is far more important than secret...

Posted in: International Solidarity, Middle East, News, North America

Ugandan Electoral Dispute Sounds Familiar

Ugandan Electoral Dispute Sounds Familiar

By | February 21, 2011 at 9:05 pm | No comments

By ::Colored Opinions:: Yoweri Museveni, Uganda's President for the past 26 years, and his rival presidential candidate, for the third time, Dr. Kizza Besigye. Ugandans began voting on Friday, February 18th, with the country's Daily Monitor reporting that there are...

Posted in: Africa, International Solidarity, News

“Libya is Forever Changed by These Events”

“Libya is Forever Changed by These Events”

By | February 21, 2011 at 8:27 pm | No comments

“Libya is Forever Changed by These Events”: Libyan Poet and Scholar Khaled Mattawa on the Pro-Democracy Movement Amid Government Violence After a week of pro-democracy demonstrations in Libya that left more than 300 people dead, protesters have continued to demand...

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Libya: Stop The Massacre Now!

Libya: Stop The Massacre Now!

By | February 21, 2011 at 12:33 am | 2 comments

We are shocked and horrified by the reckless abandon and the extents taken by the Libyan authorities, including reports of the hiring of foreign mercenaries to kill and maim peaceful protesters by a leader who prides himself as being "democratic" in his own Green Book! As the...

Posted in: Africa, International Solidarity, News

Uprising in Wisconsin: Tens of Thousands Protest Anti-Union Bill

Uprising in Wisconsin: Tens of Thousands Protest Anti-Union Bill

By | February 19, 2011 at 12:26 am | No comments

Uprising in Wisconsin: Tens of Thousands Protest Anti-Union Bill, as Wisconsin Lawmakers Leave State to Stall...

Posted in: News, North America

Ex-CIA Analyst Ray McGovern Beaten, Arrested for Silent Protest at Clinton Speech

Ex-CIA Analyst Ray McGovern Beaten, Arrested for Silent Protest at Clinton Speech

By | February 18, 2011 at 11:55 pm | No comments

Ray McGovern, former senior CIA analyst whose duties included preparing the President’s Daily Brief and chairing National Intelligence Estimates. He was beaten and arrested while silently protesting a speech by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton this week. He is a...

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Egypt

Egypt

By | February 18, 2011 at 10:54 pm | No comments

Hide Ya Tweets, Hide Ya Hashtags, They Startin’ Revolutions Out Here By edward Tuesday, February 15, 20 This past week the world saw that in the battle of the people vs. the machine, the people prevailed.  Acclaimed poet, Gil Scot Heron said the “Revolution...

Posted in: Africa, News